Feb 13, 2013 4:00am EST
to have new technology to get it out of the ground. if you can't refine it and get it to market -- >> there you go. we'll keep our eyes on that, as well. >>> you mentioned the president. that's one of the things we'll be talking about. also on today's program, currency war and currency confusion. that's all led to a wild ride for the japanese yen. in moscow, the world's finance ministers due to battle it out. >>> we'll find out when china becomes investable from the top experts in chinese financial markets in 20 minutes' time. >>> we'll speak to the founder of the cambridge satchel as the british bag company opens a new store in central london at 10:45 cet. >>> the secretary of general of the international chamber of commerce in paris. a first on cnbc at clesk cet, 10:00 london time. >>> then a call on comcast shares after the now 100% owner of this company, they've announced they're buying the rest of nbcuniversal in a $16 billion deal. and i still want to say, i feel very comfortable about this. i feel very -- i'm sure you feel happy. good for everybody. >> they like us. >> g.
Feb 11, 2013 4:00am EST
such a product with foxconn which has been working on technology for wearable devices. interesting to see this emerge in the next marriage of perhaps retail and technology. apple shares are up 0.25%. any little help after you've been down in the range that they have -- what size screen do you want on your wrist? >> the question is how big that piece should be, though. because everyone wants the big screen. >> maybe have it going up your wrist like that. >> start to go look like a super hero with a claw on the end. >> and you type it like that. i've seen that in a film. ask us about what film we've seen that technology in? >> that's right. before we do, we want to know would you buy such a wristwatch or has the company gone too far? reach us at cnbc.com. tweet us, @cnbcwex. >> what do you do when you -- >> i was looking at the letters. >> okay. the baftas held last night, but it was american ben affleck that hook home the aware for the best picture. affleck said he would been awarded a second act after falling out of in hollywood. mark comos is joining us now with his take. >> i can't beli
Feb 12, 2013 4:00am EST
. [ male announcer ] any technology not moving forward is moving backward. [ engine turns over, tires squeal ] and you'll find advanced safety technology like an available heads-up display on the 2013 lexus gs. there's no going back. what are you doing? work? work. cdw configured these lenovo thinkpad ultrabooks with intel core i7 processors. so, we can work anywhere. anywhere? sure - on the beach, in the woods, at the lake. what about on the green? let's not get ahead of ourselves. oh!!! >>> welcome back to "worldwide exchange." >> the g-7 says it remains committed to market determined exchange rates. it does acknowledge disorderly movement to threaten economic stability. >> we're just hours away from president obama's state of the union address with the president calling on congress for more tax hikes and fewer spending cuts. >>> and transforming barclay's, the giant will cut 3,700 jobs and trim its banking business. ceo anthony jenkins tells cnbc he's upbeat about the strategy. >> it's a very comprehensive plan. i'm confident as the investors digest it, they will appreciate it. >>>
Feb 15, 2013 4:00am EST
's to avoid delays, actually. sometimes the new technology is not sure enough or is not -- is too much to be a safe bet and it's exactly the choice that airbus has made after the problems with the batteries of the dreamliner. it will use the traditional batteries instead of the new technology, the lithium batteries. the choy was made to the prevent further delays in the release of the airbus 350. airbus would like, for instance, to ignore dramatic consequences in case regulations would change for the use of lithium batteries in aircraft in the future. >> yeah, okay. we'll see what happens. thanks for that, stephane. catch you a little later. he has the full story on our website, go to cnbc.com for more on that. still to come, we'll take another check on luxury retail with new managing director of iconic label geese and hawk. before that, we've got retail sales from the uk. see you in a few minutes. >>> these are your headlines from around the world. the g-20 looks to avoid currency rhetoric. >> there's no currency wars. we are furthest away today from a currency war than we were two or